Sunday, 21 October 17:00
Come and listen to Simon Phipps Swedish Chamber Choir present a collection of English madrigals capturing the pleasures of love and nonsense. This is renaissance entertainment music.
These early Baroque pieces comprise six poems where the feelings of sadness are expressed in theatrical manner and the vocal range stretches the limits of the art in the 17th century.
Concert: Sunday, 21 October at the Artisten, Gothenburg at 17:00. Tickets: 200 kr
18th November Göteborgs Konsertkör is presenting one of the great English masterworks – Elgar’s The dream of Gerontius – at the concert house.
The soloists include the tenor Adrian Thompson who has appeared in leading roles all over the world – Glyndebourne, La scala, Berlin etc etc – a magnificent orchestra. Simon Phipps conducting his last concert with this choir of some 150 singers.